# Tagged Questions

Questions on the image processing capabilities implemented in Mathematica.

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### How can I return the color at a coordinate in an image?

I have an imported and cropped image: TestPicture = Import["filepath.jpg"]; TestPictureCropped = ImageCrop[TestPicture, Min[ImageDimensions[TestPicture]]]; How ...
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### Get Coordinates in Image Processing

I'm new to Mathematica. I'm very impressed about it's abilities. It's very easy to achieve complex tasks. But I fail the simple ones. How can I get coordinates in image processing? I'd like to ...
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### How do I overlay corresponding values over each frame of an animation?

I recorded a phenomenon using video capturing (phen.avi, imported into Mathematica) and simultaneous measurement of some electrical properties of that phenomenon (a ...
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### Inserting button in image

Can I insert a button in an image at specified location? I have tried but it shows Button is not a graphic function.
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### Is it possible to snip a certain number of pixels from a specified side of an image, without specifying the image's final width and height?

It seems that ImageCrop allows one to specify the final size of the image. For example, ImageCrop[image, size, spec] crops ...
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### Tile image on specific location without space between them [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to combine images with the same dimensions in a grid? I would like to arrange images without any space between their edges as each piece is made to connect with ...
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### Parameters for the CIE XYZ Color Space in Mathematica

In Mathematica, producing a color based on its RGB parameters is easy; one can use (for example) ...
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### How do I put an image on the complex plane?

I watched this video and became interested in transforming an image. But I have no good idea on how to embed an image in the complex plane using Mathematica. I have a method that seems to work, but ...
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### Computing the distance between two curves obtained from image data?

I've got some image data that I've binarized. The image contains two curves, from which I'd like to compute the distance between (eventually computing an average radius for each point in the ...
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### Accessing the graph Thinning produces without losing all the edges' lengths/slopes

This is a follow up to the OCR question I had earlier. What I want to do is to use Thinning to create "skeletons" of images of characters and then compare their shapes, utilizing such properties ...
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### How to determine edgeweights from width of skeleton using MorphologicalGraph (or workaround)?

Background I'm trying to create a workaround for what seems to be a bug in MMA's graph functions related to edge weights: SO: How to Label Graph Edges with their weights According to MMA's ...
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### Scaling an image with “Drawing Tools” primitives on it

Imagine I doodle with the "Drawing tools" pen, or place lines on an image after importing it. Now say I want to scale this image by some constant factor $C$ while maintaining the same aspect ratio. ...
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### Detect cigarettes/cigars in a scene [closed]

In many countries, it is mandatory to show a statutory warning whenever smoking is depicted in TV episodes and films- yeah that's asinine. How to detect cigarettes and cigars (in many the scenes, the ...
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### Calculate mean and standard deviation from ImageHistogram

I am doing my PhD in Clinical Neuropsychology; I had someone helping me analyse images (.jpg pictures) in Mathematica, but it turns out this person made some really bad decisions, and well, now I have ...
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### How can I find a particular character in an image that has many similar Chinese characters? [duplicate]

The Chinese characters "竟" and "竞" are very similar in their appearance. I am trying to find "竟" in the following picture. I tried use TextRecognize but it ...
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### Efficiently exporting many images as a video

I have many .gif images and I would like to export them as a single video file (I prefer .mov, but any video format is fine). But what if I have several tens of megabytes of .gif images? Is it ...
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### How can I superimpose points or disks on an image at specified coordinates?

I have a TIFF image of 640 x 640 pixels, over which I would like to plot a list of points or disks of small radius. I have been testing different alternatives and I found ImageCompose command. ...
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### What is ImageDistance measuring?

What quantity is ImageDistance measuring, and what do the numbers mean? I found the ImageDistance command in Mathematica 9, but ...
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### How to create an ImagePartition type-of-function that generates parts of different sizes

Background: I partition images to polygons ( squares ) and color them with VertexColors. I want to use a minimal number of polygons while still showing a clear resemblance of the original image. - ...
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### Resampling when using image as Texture

How to get sharp pixel boundaries with Texture? I'd like to have only black/white in the example below, no gray. ...
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### Detection of horizontal lines in an image

Ok I'm trying to detect horizontal lines in an image. But the problem is that the line is quite obscure. So I'm not sure if it is even possible to extract that. I tried many different filters, but ...
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### How to remove border points from InputForm?

I have this code, and it generates the below ListStreamPlot. The second graph is the ListStreamPlot overlaid with the points ...
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### Filter bright dots from the gradient of the image

I am wondering to how to filter bright dots from background noise. I have used gradient filter in mathematica but it doesnt help, is anyway I can plot Intensity versus background noise with threshold ...
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### Deformed style when exporting eps files

I want to export a plot into an eps file. Below I present a sample plot code in order to demonstrate the two issues that appear. (1). LabelStyle: When I use ...
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### looking for a generalised Hough Transform function or a least a function to locate circles

I am looking for a generalised Hough Transform function or a least a function to locate circles (position of center and radius) in a image. There is the standard Hough line search function ...
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### How can I extract the data from an image and process it pixel by pixel?

For example, to change the color of each pixel to the mean color of the three channels, I tried i = ExampleData[{"TestImage", "Lena"}]; Mean[i] but it just ...
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### Color mixing or blend

Color mixing seems not only one type. Here is RGB_color_model I wrote this one: ...
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### Using ImageTransformation[] with a lookup table

I need to transform images by ImageTransformation in a time critical application. Therefore I precalculate a lookup table lut of ...
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### HSB -> HSL Converter

Starting from an image I would like to apply a custom filter to an image. I have thought and implemented this filter in HSL space and it goes like this : Boost the saturation of the pixels that ...
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### How can I import images from a Microsoft SQLServer database?

I have a table with binary data (images) in Microsoft SQlServer. I want to import that data and convert it into Image format. I wrote the following code, but it's ...
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### Find components which have intersections with designated lines

I have an image with several disconnected components, and I want to find all the components which have intersections with some designated lines which I generated previously. The image: And the line ...
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### Take part of image under locator

How to create Manipulator with Locator to take part of an image?
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### How do I access the binary matrix underlying an EdgeDetect output?

Applying EdgeDetect to an image generates a black and white edge-detected image, which I suspect corresponds to an underlying binary matrix. How can I access this ...
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### Introduction of bias during brightness and contrast manipulation of an image

Quoting from Nature magazine's "Image integrity" guidelines: Processing (such as changing brightness and contrast) is appropriate only when it is applied equally across the entire image and is ...
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### Weird resampling when I try to export an Image

Mathematica language newbie here. I wrote the following code to quantize an image: ...
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### Round image corners [duplicate]

I just read StackExchange blog It’s OK to Ask and Answer Your Own Questions which even encourages it and decided to ask about a problem I now know how to solve. But I found an elegant answer only ...
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### non-linear trend reduction using thresholds

Doing some mappings of the earth magnetic field results in the left-hand figure below (which consists of 181 profiles): To improve this I tried a non-linear trend reduction using, for example, ...
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### Image processing - How can I apply an operation to several images at once?

I imported pictures into Mathematica, and used names for them that follow the easy scheme "name" string joined with an integer, ranging from 14 to 20. Printing these images on screen works nicely: ...
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### How do I slice an image of size “width × height” in n² pieces of size “width / n × height / n”?

Background: What I want is to make a jigsaw from an image. (A simple one where the pieces are polygons.) I have the following strategy in mind. Create a set of polygons and assign images (or just the ...
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### HOG descriptor for image processing

I did not find in Mathematica a function for Histogram of Oriented Gradients (HOG) descriptors. Is there any similar function? Do you have an implementation you are willing to share?
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### How can I crop manipulator from a plot

I wanted to know how can I crop a Manipulator from a plot. the code for plot is ...
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### How can I enhance ImageCompose to blend multiple layers?

Blend modes (or Mixing modes) in digital image editing are used to determine how two layers are blended into each other. Version 8 has functionality to perform binary and basic alpha blending but ...
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### Extract data from plots in papers including error bars

I would like to know how to extract data from plots in a paper and, also, how to do that in a way that include error bars. I know there are specific softwares to do that, e.g. Plot Digitizer, which ...
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### How to find Image Size of a control object?

I want to find the ImageSize or at least dimensions of any control object irrespective of it being an image or an any other control such as ...
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### Exporting images leaves syntax artifacts [closed]

I'm exporting Images (using .Net MathLink) and finding syntax artifacts in: Images: RTF: PDF: I've tried a couple of things such as ...
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### Why does animating images overlayed with graphics primitives take much longer than animating either individually?

So I start by making a list of images with images = Image[ArrayPlot[Import[ (* filenames *) ]]] Then I run some complicated code that extracts the coordinates ...
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### How to estimate time series from a plot? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recovering data points from an image Suppose you have a colored plot of several time series (say, from a paper), but not the raw data. How would you estimate the series, ...
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### Find white regions in image

At the white regions of this image I want to add a few random arrows. I would like to realize two different of adding the random arrows: The arrows may not leave the white region The arrows have to ...